One officer killed, two wounded in PKK attack

ANKARA, March 18 (KUNA) — One police officer was killed while two others were injured in a Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) bomb attack in the Nusaybin district of Turkey’s southeastern Mardin province, Anadolu Agency reported on Friday.
According to security sources, the attack took place during a counter-terrorism operation in the Dicle neighborhood when a homemade explosive blew up.
One of the three soldiers succumbed to his wounds, while two others are being treated at Nusaybin State Hospital.
The Southeastern parts of the country has been witnessing clashed between the Turkish forces and the PKK groups since December.(end) rs.nfm